This is going to be another one of those Nintex related posts where people will be asking me - "Isn't it easier to just create a custom Inline Function with a little C# code???".
I've been asked atleast 5 times over the last year, if it's possible... read more
Thursday, August 22, 2013 3:19:00 PM
For those that haven't used SharePoint Document Sets before, here's a good introduction to it : Introduction to Document Sets
In Nintex Workflow, to query for documents in a document set, you use a Query List action.
I've found the easiest way... read more
Thursday, August 1, 2013 7:13:00 AM
Nintex Workflow User Defined Actions have 3 icons that a user can see.
If you don't know what a User Defined Action is, take a look here: What is a User Defined Action
Normal Icon - 49x49 pixels
Warning Icon - 49x49... read more
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 8:27:00 AM
Reusablility is one of the key features of Nintex Workflow and what makes it stand out. When it comes to building workflows, the aim is to automate some business logic so that employees spend more time on more important business tasks. You may... read more
Monday, July 8, 2013 1:00:00 AM
As I work through a process of automating my blog announcements using Nintex Workflow, I've hit a few snags. First was the previous post - Nintex Workflow URL Encoding User Defined Action.
I'll be sharing my findings in automating this process... read more
Friday, June 21, 2013 10:53:00 AM
After many moons, I finally decided to sit down and automate some work that I regulary did manually. One of the steps required a url to be encoded so I could post it to another site.
There's no action in Nintex Workflow to encode a url this way,... read more
Saturday, June 1, 2013 4:46:00 PM
A new addition to the PowerShell script for Nintex Workflow that I've been working on, so that you can get a report of the total number of actions in a workflow and also how many times each type of action is used.
The usage is quite... read more
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 10:13:00 AM
Some of you may be aware of a post from Microsoft that describes what is and isn't allowed for text in Site names, Folder names and File names : http://support.microsoft.com/kb/905231
I thought it would be a good bit of logic to make into a User... read more
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 11:41:00 PM
This post is superceded now by Dan Stolls awesome post on a new inline function
There's not much to say about this post. I had been asked about pulling our Query... read more
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 5:40:00 PM
Some of you may be using the "Set Workflow Status" action in Nintex Workflow, which allows you to create custom workflow statuses (statii?).
I just had a need to find out what status codes sharePoint thinks are available for my workflow, since... read more
Friday, April 26, 2013 11:24:00 AM